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Fountain of Time

4.2/5
6 Reviews
Fountain
Address: 5900 South Cottage Grove Ave, East 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60615
Phone: 312 747 6823

What people are saying:

Its definitely beautiful

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  • Taylor B
    Taylor B
    Chicago, Illinois, USA
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    A monument to the refutation of Nazi ideology

    Located in Chicago's Washington Park, at 5900 South Cottage Grove Avenue, at the west end of the University of Chicago's Midway Plaisance, on a 367-acre expanse designed by Frederick Law Olmstead, sta...

    Reviewed on /Date(1556164308000+0800)/
  • Rolf A
    Rolf A
    Chicago, Illinois, USA
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    From ooze to muck

    An amazing 126 feet (38.66 m) of sculpture by Lorado Taft that is well worth the trek to the western edge of the Midway Plaisance, that stretch of green from Jackson Park to Washington Park. The sculp...

    Reviewed on /Date(1454927979000+0800)/
  • Taylor B
    Taylor B
    Chicago, Illinois, USA
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    Must-see sculpture on the Midway

    I must have visited the University of Chicago campus more than a dozen times, including the Midway and Rockefeller Chapel and the site of the old football stadium (site of the first nuclear reaction, ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1453440499000+0800)/
  • chad_a_wr
    chad_a_wr
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    Impressive sculpture

    We walked over to Washington Park while we were at the University of Chicago campus. The fountain is nice with Father Time looking over a progression of human emotions.

    Reviewed on /Date(1435492825000+0800)/
  • Tim W
    Tim W
    Springfield, Oregon, USA
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    Remarkable Sculpture

    Mythic sculpture depicting the march of humanity across the ages. Large and dramatic and detailed with little ornamentation. Reminded me of Rodin as if coached by Depression Era painter Thomas Hart B...

    Reviewed on /Date(1410352321000+0800)/

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